Recent North America news, articles and information

Cost of ransomware related downtime nearly doubles since 2019 according to new report 18 November 2020
The Software Engineering Institute launches model for enterprise risk management 18 November 2020
Changing tactics and targets: five ransomware challenges for 2021 17 November 2020
Surveys look at the risk environment and how organizations expect it to develop in 2021 16 November 2020
Roundup of October’s major natural disasters around the world 16 November 2020
Global commercial insurance pricing increased 20 percent in third quarter 06 November 2020
US Federal bank regulatory agencies publish paper on operational resilience 03 November 2020
Immutable storage subversion attacks can present a severe threat to backup data says Asigra 30 October 2020
New research finds aggressive US growth in ransomware, reductions elsewhere 30 October 2020
The Business Continuity Coalition launches in the US to lobby government 30 October 2020
2020 Trustwave Data Security Index report finds that perceived threats do not match actual incidents  27 October 2020
Experts team up to develop supply chain resilience stress testing using digital twins 27 October 2020
SIFMA leads securities industry business continuity test in the US 27 October 2020
Assurance, Avalution and Clearview combine as Castellan Solutions 26 October 2020
RIMS report looks at why organizations are moving from ERM to strategic risk management 20 October 2020
BCI releases final shortlist for the 2020 Global Awards 20 October 2020
Gartner says organizations should use ‘composability’ to be resilient and agile during uncertainty 20 October 2020
Addressing the risks related to unstructured data through the use of object stores 15 October 2020
NIST publishes guide to integrating cyber security and enterprise risk management 15 October 2020
59 percent of financial services companies suffered application downtime as a result of a DNS attack over the past year 14 October 2020


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